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Falcons rookie RB Tevin Coleman getting some first-team reps, a…

Falcons rookie RB Tevin Coleman getting some first-team reps, as scheduled

ESPN.com Updated 9 hours ago
Falcons rookie RB Tevin Coleman getting some first-team reps, as scheduled
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  • Falcons coach Dan Quinn happy to see Seahawks' Russell Wil…

    Falcons coach Dan Quinn happy to see Seahawks' Russell Wilson get paid

    ESPN.com 11 hours ago
    Falcons coach Dan Quinn happy to see Seahawks' Russell Wilson get paid
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  • Dan Quinn says Falcons still interested in tackle Jake Long

    Dan Quinn says Falcons still interested in tackle Jake Long

    ESPN.com Jul 31 (yesterday)
    Dan Quinn says Falcons still interested in tackle Jake Long
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  • ESPN tabs Chris Berman and Trent Dilfer as MNF B-team

    ESPN tabs Chris Berman and Trent Dilfer as MNF B-team

    profootballtalk.com Jul 31 (yesterday)
    Chris Berman and Trent Dilfer will be in the booth for ESPN for the Week One late game on Monday Night Football. With the normal Monday Night team of Mike Tirico and Jon Gruden calling the early game, Eagles-Falcons, Berman and Dilfer will be in San Fra…
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  • Falcons OL Jake Matthews fully prepared for camp after foot sur…

    Falcons OL Jake Matthews fully prepared for camp after foot surgery

    ESPN.com Jul 30 (2 days ago)
    Falcons OL Jake Matthews fully prepared for camp after foot surgery
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  • Falcons WR Roddy White says he was mistaken for man punished fo…

    Falcons WR Roddy White says he was mistaken for man punished for crowd noise

    ESPN.com Jul 30 (2 days ago)
    Falcons WR Roddy White says he was mistaken for man punished for crowd noise
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  • Roddy White downplays knee issue, says he’s ready to roll

    Roddy White downplays knee issue, says he’s ready to roll

    Falcons wide receiver Roddy White is entering his 11th NFL season, and that requires some maintenance. Whether it’s an issue going forward remains to be seen. White told Vaughn McClure of ESPN.com that he had his left knee drained prior to minicamp, but…
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  • Falcons sign DeMarcus Love

    Falcons sign DeMarcus Love

    The Falcons had Jake Long in for a visit this week, but he went on to meet with other teams and the Falcons have signed another free agent offensive tackle on Wednesday. The team announced that DeMarcus Love is the newest member of the roster. While add…
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  • The “Worst Non-Active Player” in Falcons History? SI Makes Thei…

    The “Worst Non-Active Player” in Falcons History? SI Makes Their Choice

    Sports Illustrated has put out a piece on the “Worst non-active player by franchise” for each and every franchise, the Falcons included. The player that the author the piece, Doug Farrar, picked was awful, that being DE Jamaal Anderson, a player who nev…
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  • Giants' snub motivation for Atlanta Falcons linebacker O&a…

    Giants' snub motivation for Atlanta Falcons linebacker O'Brien Schofield

    ESPN.com Jul 20
    Giants' snub motivation for Atlanta Falcons linebacker O'Brien Schofield
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  • Franchise tag probably a last resort for Julio Jones, Atlanta F…

    Franchise tag probably a last resort for Julio Jones, Atlanta Falcons

    ESPN.com Jul 19
    Franchise tag probably a last resort for Julio Jones, Atlanta Falcons
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  • Should Falcons, Bengals offer five-year, $70 million deals to J…

    Should Falcons, Bengals offer five-year, $70 million deals to Jones, Green now?

    With both the Broncos and Cowboys paying largely identical five-year, $70 million contracts to receivers Demaryius Thomas and Dez Bryant, there’s a sense in league circles that the smart move by the Falcons and Bengals would be to offer the same deals r…
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  • Roddy White: The longer Falcons wait to sign Julio Jones, the m…

    Roddy White: The longer Falcons wait to sign Julio Jones, the more it will cost

    Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones is heading into the final year of his contract, something that’s led to intermittent discussion in the media about a possible extension this offseason. It reportedly hasn’t led to any discussion between Jones and the Fa…
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  • Dez Bryant contract should trigger talks for Julio Jones, Atlan…

    Dez Bryant contract should trigger talks for Julio Jones, Atlanta Falcons

    ESPN.com Jul 15
    Dez Bryant contract should trigger talks for Julio Jones, Atlanta Falcons
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  • No Extension Talks Have Taken Place Between Falcons and WR Jone…

    No Extension Talks Have Taken Place Between Falcons and WR Jones

    There have been no contract extension talks between the Falcons and Pro Bowl wide receiver Julio Jones‘ camp, a league source told Vaughn McClure of ESPN.com on Monday. The Falcons have stated their intent to keep Jones for the long haul, but at what pr…
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  • Florida State, Alabama will open 2017 season at new Falcons sta…

    Florida State, Alabama will open 2017 season at new Falcons stadium

    The Falcons will be moving into a new home for the 2017 season and they’ll get some help from the college ranks breaking in their new digs. Alabama and Florida State will play the first college football game at the new stadium on September 2 when they f…
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  • NFC South Q&A: Do Atlanta Falcons have worst offensive line?

    NFC South Q&A: Do Atlanta Falcons have worst offensive line?

    ESPN.com Jul 6
    NFC South Q&A: Do Atlanta Falcons have worst offensive line?
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  • Vick’s former dogfighting property returns to the spotlight

    Vick’s former dogfighting property returns to the spotlight

    For multiple years, then-Falcons quarterback Mike Vick ran a dogfighting operation under the nose of Surry County, Virginia prosecutor Gerald Poindexter. Once the dogfighting operation was discovered, Poindexter created the impression in the opinion of …
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  • Construction worker suffers “severe head injury” at Falcons sta…

    Construction worker suffers “severe head injury” at Falcons stadium

    Football can be dangerous, but so can building football stadiums. According to Tyler Estep of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, a construction worker suffered a “severe head injury” after metal scaffolding fell on him at the construction site for the Fa…
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  • Plenty of memorable plays for Atlanta Falcons receiver Julio Jo…

    Plenty of memorable plays for Atlanta Falcons receiver Julio Jones

    ESPN.com Jun 29
    Plenty of memorable plays for Atlanta Falcons receiver Julio Jones
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  • Falcons hope to get plenty of bang for free-agent bucks

    Falcons hope to get plenty of bang for free-agent bucks

    ESPN.com Jun 28
    Falcons hope to get plenty of bang for free-agent bucks
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  • Atlanta Falcons' Devin Hester has a shot at another ESPY

    Atlanta Falcons' Devin Hester has a shot at another ESPY

    ESPN.com Jun 27
    Atlanta Falcons' Devin Hester has a shot at another ESPY
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  • Video - FSU ballboy Red Lightning gets internship with Falcons 01:05

    FSU ballboy Red Lightning gets internship with Falcons

    Jul 28
    Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher talks about ballboy Frankie Grizzle-Malgrat -- better known as "Red Lightning" to college football fans -- and the energy and enthusiasm that led to Grizzle-Malgrat getting an equipment internship with the Atlanta Fal
  • Video - Will Julio Jones re-sign sooner than later? 02:39

    Will Julio Jones re-sign sooner than later?

    Jul 17
    ESPN Falcons reporter Vaughn McClure says Julio Jones has a chance of getting a new deal during training camp.
  • Video - Falcons not in extension talks with WR Jones 03:02

    Falcons not in extension talks with WR Jones

    Jul 13
    Darren Woodson discusses whether the Falcons' Julio Jones should be the highest-paid receiver in the NFL.
  • Video - Will Julio Jones get a new contract? 01:40

    Will Julio Jones get a new contract?

    Jul 7
    ESPN Falcons reporter Vaughn McClure talks about Julio Jones' contract situation and what the team might have to pay to keep him.

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